Kano Executive Council approves Public Debt Management Office Bill 2020 –commissioner

The Kano state Executive Council has approved the state Public Debt Management Office Bill 2020 and ordered the of same to the state House of Assembly for passage law.A statement signed state Commissioner for Information, Mr Muhammed Garba, made this known in Kano on Tuesday.Garba said that when passed,

the law would allow for the establishment of a Public Debt Management Office in the state, as part of ongoing institutional at all levels of government.He added that the law would also work towards achieving the objectives of transparency and accountability in governance.Also, the council made other approvals for the release of 13 million, for the procurement of text books titled: Basic Science for Secondary Schools.

The sum of 12 million  for Comprehensive Islamic Studies for Junior Secondary Schools classes 1-3 and Secondary Schools classes 1-3, as well as procurement of Mathematics text books at the cost of 17 million. (NAN)